- 1 Who is Jacob Pitts?
- 2 What is Jacob Pitts Doing Now?
- 3 Jacob Pitts Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
- 4 Career Beginnings
- 5 Rise to Prominence
- 6 Net Worth
- 7 Personal Life, Dating, Wife, Children
- 8 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 9 Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
- 10 Jacob Pitts’ Wife, Tereza Nvotova Short Bio
Who is Jacob Pitts?
Jacob Pitts is an American award-winning film, television and stage actor, perhaps best known to the world as Cooper Harris in the film “EuroTrip” (2004), and as Tim Gutterson in the TV series “Justified” (2010-2015), in addition to several other roles that he has played in his career.
What is Jacob Pitts Doing Now?
Jacob Pitt’s latest on-screen appearance was in 2020, as Rolland Terrell in a single episode of the TV comedy crime-drama series “Bull”. Since then, he’s been far away from Hollywood on the whole, as he now lives in Bratislava, Slovakia with his wife, actress, and director Tereza Nvotova. The two married in June 2020.
Jacob Pitts Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Jacob River Pitts was born on 20 November 1979 under the Sagittarius zodiac sign, in Weston, California USA. The son of Joseph Rives Pitts and his wife Arlene, Jacob was a rather hyperactive child, interested in numerous things; in Weston High School he turned to actin, and joined a theater production company, appearing in a number of plays, honing his acting skills including as the Mysterious Man in the musical “Into The Woods”.
Jacob’s professional career started in 1999 with a minor role as Craig Show in the TV comedy series “Strangers with Candy”. The following year he was John Telford in the TV procedural crime-drama series “Law & Order”, and portrayed Sam Jones in the Primetime Emmy Award-winning TV comedy-drama series “Sex and the City”.
Jacob made his film debut in 2001, as Tobby Logan in the romantic crime-drama film “Tart”, with Dominique Swain, Brad Renfro and Bijou Phillips in the lead roles.
The following year, Jacob starred as Patrick Mulvaney in the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated television drama movie “We Were the Mulvaneys”, and appeared in the award-winning historical thriller-drama film “K-19: The Widowmaker”.
Rise to Prominence
Gradually, Jacob’s career was improving, and in 2004 he was chosen to play one of the main characters in the teenage comedy film “EuroTrip”, co-starring Scott Mechlowicz and Michelle Trachtenberg; the film was a commercial success, and is now a cult classic.
He continued his career rather successfully, first with the role of Peter Pekorious in the drama film “The Novice” in 2006, co-starring Amy Acker, while in 2008 he was Fisher in the award-winning historical crime-drama film “21”, co-starring Jim Sturges, Kate Bosworth, and Kevin Spacey.
Two years later, Jacob portrayed PFC Bill ‘Hoosier’ Smith in the TV mini-series “The Pacific”, and the same year he was chosen for the role of Tim Gutterson, one of the lead characters in the Primetime Emmy Award-winning action crime-drama film “Justified”. He starred in all 78 episodes and won many hearts of the public, despite not bringing home any award.
In 2013 he was Jackson in the film “That Thing with the Cat”, and after “Justified” ended, he continued his career with a few guest-starring roles in such TV series as “Limitless” and “BrainDead”, both in 2016, while in 2017 he was J.D. in the TV series “The Sinner”. Moreover, Jacob was selected as Lance Lord in the TV action crime-drama series “Sneaky Pete” (2017-2019), starring Giovanni Ribisi, Marin Ireland and Shane McRae, among others.
As of late 2021, Jacob Pitts’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1.5 million, earned through his successful career as an actor, appearing in over 35 film and TV titles. His stage credits include a Broadway appearance in the play “Macbeth”, in which he portrayed Fleance.
Personal Life, Dating, Wife, Children
Before marrying Tereza, Jacob had a rich love life. He was seen dating a number of celebrities of his branch, including his co-star from Shelby Malone, and he was also in a relationship with photographer Kyle Smithers.
Unfortunately, he hasn’t talked about his wife and their love story, on how and when they met.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The prominent actor has light brown hair and brown eyes. He stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.74m), while he weighs approximately 154lbs (70kgs). His vital statistics are 41-15-32.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
An avid traveler, Jacob has enjoyed the “EuroTrip” on a personal level. Since then, he’s traveled on his own to Bulgaria, England, and now lives in Slovakia.
He enjoys various sports, including tennis and golf, while he loves squash and plays it often with his colleagues.
He has admitted in an interview that he does acting for the money, and that he rarely receives a screenplay that he connects with on a personal level.
Jacob Pitts’ Wife, Tereza Nvotova Short Bio
Tereza Nvtova was born on 22 January 1988 in Trnava, then Czechoslovakia. She is the daughter of Anna Šišková, an actress, and film director Juraj Nvota. She has a step-daughter Dorota Nvotova who is also an actress. Tereza obtained her degree from the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague, and since then has launched a career in the entertainment industry.
Her debut as a writer and director was the documentary film “Jezis Je Normalni!”, which translates to “Jesus Loves You”. However, she is probably best known to the world as the writer and director of the award-winning drama film “Filthy” (2017), then as the writer and director of the film “Trash on Mars” in 2018, while in 2020 she worked on the documentary “New York v case Korony”. Her upcoming project is the drama film “The Nightsiren”, which is currently in post-production and still to receive its premiere date.
As an actress, Tereza is known for the role of Bela in the TV series “Gympl s (r)ucenim Omezenym” (2012), and as Marie in the film “10 Rules” (2014), in addition to several other roles.
According to sources, Tereza Nvotova’s net worth has been estimated to be around $1 million, as of late 2021.